Ivorian Voters Back New Constitution
Ahead of the vote, President Alassane Ouattara had said the new constitution would help end years of instability in the country.
An Ivorian voter casts her ballot (file photo).
Cote d'Ivoire: Ivorians to Vote On Constitutional Reform
Deutsche Welle, 28 October 2016
Citizens of the Ivory Coast will head to the polls on Sunday to vote for a new draft constitution proposed by President Ouattara. It is likely to secure a majority but turmoil… Read more »
Cote d'Ivoire: Respect Rights of 'No' Campaign for Referendum
HRW, 27 October 2016
The government of Côte d'Ivoire should respect the freedom of expression and association of political parties opposing a draft constitution in advance of a nationwide… Read more »
Cote d'Ivoire: Police Crack Down on March Against New Constitution
VOA, 21 October 2016
Police in Ivory Coast arrested opposition figures and used teargas to disperse demonstrators gathering on Thursday to protest against a new draft constitution due to be voted on in… Read more »